White Papers/Posters

NEW "Virtual" White Paper

Clinical Experience with Subcuticular Absorbable Staples for Wound Closure in Mulitple Surgical Specialties
Observations of Improved Outcomes With Decreased Complications, Reduced Overall Costs and Increased Patient Satisfaction

Experience with an Absorbable Subcuticular Skin Stapler For Closure of Surgical Pockets
“These are comfortable, low maintenance wounds with no apparent immediate or late inflammatory reaction, as is often seen with suture, and resulted in excellent cosmesis, that is, thin, flat scars with no notable discoloration.”

Experience with a New Absorbable Subcuticular Skin Stapler Designed For Short Incisions in Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery
“...there is no other closure device commercially available that creates absorbable tensionless everted dermal closure with excellent approximation.”

Absorbable Subcuticular Staples In Knee Replacement Surgery: A Clinician’s Perspective As A Patient
“Operative and anesthesia times were minimized. There was a remarkable lack of erythema and inflammation. My incision was extremely comfortable with no complications.”

Absorbable Subcuticular Staples Compared With Suture for Cesarean Closure: A Randomized Controlled Trial
“The [INSORB] subcuticular staple group had significantly shorter skin closure time (2.6 versus 8.5 minutes]... the cost reduction with subcuticular staples [compared to suture] was $172 – $829 per case... One needlestick injury occurred with suture.”

500 Consecutive Cesarean Deliveries Closed With Subcuticular Absorbable Staples
“…[resulted in] one hematoma, no seromas and no wound disruptions. The overall surgical site infection rate of 1.2% varied with risk factors.”

Advancement in Plastic Surgery
Dr. James A Rieger, MD

A Time- Effective Cosmetic Skin Closure Solution for the Mastectomy Patient
Nancy L. Guttormson, M.D., F.A.C.S.
James H. Andresivic, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Advancement in Closure of the Thoracic incisions: Experience with Absorbable Skin Staples
Louis F. Jacques, MD

Experience with a Novel Absorbable Subcuticular Skin Stapler in General Surgery
Nancy L. Guttormson, M.D., F.A.C.S.
James H. Andrisevic, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Innovations in the Operating Room: Revolutionary Advance in Skin Closure
LCDR James P. Mathes, NC, USN